Historical and Archeological Sites
The Albanian culture and history as one of the oldest in the Balkan Peninsula
deriving from the Illyrians and Arberesh comes through generations
full of authenticity and richness.
- Experience the new face of Tirana
- Admire the architecture of Berat and Gjirokastra
- Dive in the crystal clear waters of the Ionian Sea
- Soak up the atmosphere of Korca, the city of serenata and carnival
- Live up thousand of years of Butrint and Shkodra history.
DURATION: 9 days
GROUP SIZE: min 12 pax
ACCOMMODATION: 3-4 stars hotel for 8 nights BB in dbl room and in sngl room
MEALS: 8 nights.
TRANSPORTATION: for 9 days
ASSISTANCE: by the travel agency for all days of stay in Albania.
Day 01 Tirana.
The tourist group arrives in the Mother Theresa Airport. Transfer to Tirana by bus. Guided visits in: Scanderbeg Square, Ethem-Beu Mosque, ex-residential area “The Block”, Pyramid, Historical parts of Tirana, Tabak’s Bridge, Historic Museum etc. Overnight in Tirana
Day 2 Berat.
Departure to Berat- on the way to Berat we make a stop in Durres to visit the Roman amphitheatre – In Berat we visit the Castle Berat, Onufri Museum and the Etnographic Museum. Overnight in Berat.
Day 3 Vlora.
Departure to the city of Vlora. En route visit Ardenica Monastery the archeological center of Apolloni and the monastery. Visit the Flag Square in Vlora and free time to swim. Overnight in Vlora.
Day 04 Saranda.
Drive to Saranda through Llogara, Himara, Borsh-Time to swim and lunch in Himara. Visit Porto Palermo Castle. Guided Tour in the Archeological site of Butrinti. Overnight in Saranda.
Day 5 Gjirokastër.
Travel to Gjirokaster and visit Shen Koll monastery-Mesopotam and Syri i Kalter. Visit of old center Gjirokastra, time-off– Overnight in Gjirokastra. Day 06 Korça. Travel to Korça – Visit the Ali Pasha castle in Tepelene. Picnic in the green near Erseka (on group expenses). Walk through the old city. Dinner at the hotel -Overnight in Korca
Day 7 Kruja.
Departure from Korça to Kruja – Visit the Lin village and Lin’s Mosaic. Scenic route along Shkumbin-valley – Visit Petrela castle- Visit the Historical Center of Tirana.- Dinner at the hotel. Overnight in Kruja.
Day 8 Shkodër.
Departure to Shkoder and visit Rozafa Castle in Shkoder. Free time in the center of Shkoder – Lunch in Shkoder on group expences. Visit Shengjin beach for swimming (time permitting). Overnight in Kruja
Day 9 Krujë.
Visit the old bazaar and castle of Kruje as well as the ethnographic museum. Transfer to Mother Theresa Airport.